plainclothes Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “plainclothes” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective [always before noun]
Plainclothes police wear normal clothes and not a uniform.The police generallyClothes worn for a particular job or activity
Translations of “plainclothes”
in Russian в штатском…
in Turkish sivil kıyafet…
in Polish w cywilu…
(Definition of plainclothes from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day